These are active phishing or hacking attempts on Georgetown University email. If you clicked on a link or otherwise responded to a fraudulent email, go to another computer and change your password. You can also contact us at CIRT@georgetown.edu.
Featured Recent Phishing
This fraudulent email is intended to steal money. The sender is NOT the familiar person it appears to be.
Update: July 23, 2018
This extortion email is actively targeting GU and the public at large. Do not respond to this email in any way. See our News & Announcements page for additional information.
June 2018-- This phish is actively targeting GU Faculty
May 2018-- This phish is actively targeting GU Faculty.
August 24, 2017
The above email is a job offer scam that has been circulating the University. The subject was "Personal Assistant (Part-Time) Position." The email was sent from Leonie Smith and states that she "had a look at your resume on your school job search and might possibly have an opening".
August 2, 2017
The above email is a phishing scam that attempts to get users to view their payroll invoices. The subject line was "ADP Payroll Invoice 85758117 for month 07/01/2017 - 07/31/2017". It states that "Your ADP Payroll invoice is ready and has been enclosed below, for your reivew." Do not click on the link in the email.